2021 Webinar Series: Back to Business – Wed. February 10th 2021

Back to Business: From Surviving to Thriving – COVID-19 Navigating the Road to Business Recovery Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from local officials, and business owners in Southern Maryland about the many resources and opportunities available to local businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. Dr. Dianna Abney will provide healthcare information and resources […]

Small Biz Bulletin

Message from Special Secretary Rhee Small Businesses Make a Big Impact Earlier this week, Lt. Governor Boyd Rutherford made an important announcement at the Board of Public Works meeting. Governor Larry Hogan, through the first Executive Order issued in the new year, is enhancing Maryland’s Small Business Reserve (SBR) Program by requiring all units under […]

Grant & Loan Opportunities

GRANTS Amber Grant – Open to all female entrepreneurs age 18 and up living in the United States or Canada and who pay a $15 application fee.  The Amber Grant awards $10,000 to a woman-owned business every month. At the end of the year, one of the 12 monthly qualification winners wins another grant for $25,000.  […]

Participate in the Local Business Disparity Study – Online Sessions

Additional Virtual Public Hearings Scheduled for Local Businesses to Participate in Disparity Study In collaboration with the Economic Development Department, Charles County Government has contracted Griffin & Strong, P.C. to conduct a Comprehensive Disparity Study to evaluate and make recommendations for procurement policies and practices. The Study will also independently assess Minority Business Enterprise businesses’ […]